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Fees enable BCCNM to regulate nursing professionals in the public interest and to carry out the requirements of a regulatory college as set out in the Health Professions Act. Only registration fees are eligible for a refund. GST is not charged unless noted.

Read the 2021-22 fee summary for registered nurses​


Renewal and initial registration fees (annualized) Sept. 1, 2020 –
Feb. 28, 2021
 mar. 1, 2021 –
MAR. 31, 2022
(13 MONTHs)
Practising — RN, licensed graduate nurse (LGN) $500.05 $558.36
Provisional — RN $500.05 $558.36
Non-practising — RN, LGN $91.25 $102.96
CNPS professional liability protection (INCL. GST) sept. 1, 2020 –
Feb. 28, 2021
 mar. 1, 2021 –
MAR. 31, 2022
Practising — RN, licensed graduate nurse (LGN), provisional RN, provisional LGN $50.40

$109.20 or $164.85 (incl. GST)

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Initial application fees (+GST) sept. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2020
JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2021
B.C. registered nurse application assessment $230 $230
Canadian registered nurse application assessment $300 $300
International registered nurse application assessment $600​​ $600​
Non-practising registered nurse application assessment $100 $100​

Reinstatement application fees (+GST) sept. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2020
JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2021
Reinstatement to practising RN application assessment $225 $230
Reinstatement to non-practising RN application assessment $100 $100

Other fees sept. 1  –
DEC. 31, 2020
JAN. 1 –
DEC. 31, 2021
Reinstatement surcharge (unregistered practice​) $325+GST $325+GST
Verification, certificate of professional conduct or letter of good standing $50​​​+GST​​​​​​​​​​
$50​​​+GST
Not sufficient funds (NSF) $50 $50
Refund processing (registrant re​quested cancellation) $75
$75
Convenience fee for credit card payment transactions (excluding pre-authorized payments and payments by debit card). GST will not be added.​
2.5% of transaction amount inclusive of GST         (if applicable)